Assembly Resources

On this page you will find background information and resources for the Citizens’ Assembly. We will be posting information and resources throughout the process. You can click on each file for a short description of its contents.

You will be able to find:

  1. Important Documents for the Citizens’ Assembly;
  2. Submissions from the Community;
  3. Background Learning Materials for the Citizens’ Assembly;
  4. Learning Program Materials for the Citizens’ Assembly.

You can also find more information and resources about community planning in Grandview-Woodland on the City of Vancouver website.

Learning materials prepared for, and presented to, Assembly members will be posted here as they become available.

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Alice Sundberg, Consultant for affordable housing in BC (Part 2 of 2)
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Alice Sundberg, Consultant for affordable housing in BC (Part 1 of 2)
1 files    192 downloads
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Dr. Penny Gurstein, UBC School of Community and Regional Planning, and Housing Justice Project
1 files    241 downloads
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Grandview: Observing the Past and Planning the Future
1 files    266 downloads
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Biodiversity Conservation in Local Planning, Conservation Biology
1 files    329 downloads
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Urban Biodiversity Gains New Converts, American Institute of Biological Sciences
1 files    241 downloads
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Calgary’s $2,000 Homeownership Hack, The Tyee
1 files    138 downloads
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LA Council moves to curb teardowns in ‘mansionization’ hot spots, LA Times
1 files    197 downloads
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50 years of gentrification: Will all our Cities turn into deathly Canberra?, The Guardian
1 files    168 downloads
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Cooperative Housing International
1 files    159 downloads
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Life lease, Terralumina
1 files    183 downloads
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Affordable Housing Project, City of Langford
1 files    187 downloads
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Loreen Place, Great Victoria Housing Society
1 files    201 downloads
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Frequently Asked Question, CoHousing Partners
1 files    175 downloads
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o-op Housing In Vancouver Is The Affordable Option You Didn’t Know About, Huffington Post
1 files    317 downloads
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CMHC FlexHousing
1 files    171 downloads
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Housing Policy, City of Winnipeg
1 files    254 downloads
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Evergreen Sustainable Development Standard, Dept. of Commerce, Washington State
1 files    173 downloads
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Tools to Engage Residents in Green & Healthy Living, Enterprise Green Communities
1 files    284 downloads
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Seattle Housing Levy, City of Seattle
1 files    216 downloads
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Housing For All: Sustaining and Renewing Social Housing for Low-Income Households, CHRA
1 files    329 downloads
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Email exchange with Patrick Condon
1 files    271 downloads
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The Grandview-Woodland Citizens’ Assembly put local residents at the centre of the community planning process. Forty-eight randomly selected local residents and business owners met eleven times over nine months to learn, listen and put forward their recommendations concerning the future of the Grandview-Woodland neighbourhood. Download their final report here.